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Local Filmmakers' ARTalk 

Ridgefield HamletHub January 30/20

Ridgefield Independent Film Festival Draws 4000 to Town

Ridgefield Press October 22/19 

How Do You Get to "the Other Side"?

Pike County Courrier September 9/19

Wilton's Megan Smith-Harris kicks off ACT's New Season with KILLING MOM

Wilton HamletHub June 24/19

ACT of CT Announces 2019 New Works Series

Ridgefield HamletHub July 13/19

RIFF Spotlights Youth Films

The Trumbull Times April 22/19

RIFF Presents First Annual Kids Fest

Ridgefield Patch April 13/19


Double the fun: RIFF Oscars gala features two local hosts

February 21/19

The Ridgefield Independent Film Festival Announces 2018 Lineup

The Pawling Record October 12/18

Wiltonians Take Over Ridgefield Film Festival

The Wilton Bulletin February 20/18

Meet 2018 RIFF Festival Director Megan Smith-Harris

Ridgefield HamletHub February 13/18

RIFF to Screen over 100 Films

New Canaan Advertiser


Buddy Up This Saturday

Good Morning Wilton October 13/17

Library Will Screen Final Version 

Wilton Bulletin October 12/17 

The Buddy System

TownVibe Media 


Connecticut Press Club Awards

TownVibe Media


Tony Winner Terrence McNally will Critique Wilton Writer/Filmmaker Megan Smith-Harris

June 13, 2016


Smith-Harris is a finalist is theatrical competition

June 10, 2016


Talking With Terri: Meet NFPW Member Megan Smith-Harris

May, 2016


"Anything Goes with Kim Berns" Radio Interview WGCH Greenwich - The Buddy System

October 7, 2015


Radio Interview WPKN - Documentary Filmmaking 

September 26, 2015


UpWorthy shines a light on 'The Buddy System' - September 22, 2015 


Generosity Philosophy Speaks with Filmmaker Megan Smith-Harris about her new documentary 'The Buddy System'

Generosity Philosophy Podcast - September 15, 2015


Wilton Filmmakers Beautiful Documentary about Autism, Through Eyes of a Boy and a Dog - December 2, 2014


Hamlet Hub interviews Megan Smith-Harris about her powerful new documentary Boy Blue - December 13, 2014


Wilton Filmmaker creates powerful documentary about autism to ignite social change - December 2, 2104


Community celebration embraces rock 'n roll - October 26, 2014


New Editor at Wilton Magazine Boasts Background in Film - February 24, 2014


Wilton Magazine Has a New Editor - February 26, 2014


Oral history project captures Weir’s legacy


NYWIFT Member Screening Series: Trial By Fire


Megan Smith-Harris talks about her film ‘TRIAL BY FIRE: Lives Re-forged’

Cinema Without Borders – June 08, 2013


Library To Screen Wilton Resident’s Film ‘Trial By Fire’

Wilton Daily Voice – March 14, 2013


Film brings light to fire safety

Sedona Red Rock News – March 07, 2013


Movie features patient treated at Augusta burn center

The Augusta Chronicle – March 04, 2013


TBF picked as 2012 ‘MUST SEE’ by RealScreen



Canadian Filmmaker Eyes Oscars’ Doc Race with ‘Trial By Fire’ – November 16, 2012


Review: ‘Trial by Fire’ showcases extraordinary survival stories

Los Angeles Times – August 09, 2012


Meet the DocuWeeks Filmmakers: Megan Smith-Harris – ‘TRIAL BY FIRE: Lives Re-Forged’ – August 06, 2012


Trial by Fire: Lives Re-Forged, Megan Smith-Harris, Bill Harris, Pyewackitt Productions

The Hour – August 02, 2012


Wilton film project gains traction

Fairfield County Business Journal – July 30, 2012


‘Trial By Fire’ documentary tells burn victim’s story of survival, triumph

The Augusta Chronicle – July 22, 2012


Weekly Roundup: Awards, shortlists, sales and premiere dates

Playback – July 20, 2012


Canadian Director | Producer Lands Coveted Spot in Oscar-Qualifying

DocuWeeks 2012 Theatrical Showcase for “TRIAL BY FIRE: Lives Re-Forged”

ITnewsLink – July 19, 2012


Trial By Fire in New York and L.A.

The Canadian Movie Database – July 18, 2012


Trial by Fire gets a jump start on the road to the Oscars – July 17, 2012


‘Scars are Like Tattoos but With Better Stories’

Wilton Patch – July 03, 2012


IDA Sets Films for DocuWeeks Showcase

Variety – June 28, 2012


Films Announced for 16th Annual DocuWeeks Theatrical Documentary Showcase – June 27, 2012


Seeing The World Through a New Lens

Wilton Magazine – May/June, 2012


Norwalk Fire Dept. Gives Out Smoke Alarms

The Daily Norwalk – March 01, 2012


Moving Mountains to Save a Baby’s Life

Wilton Patch – February 14, 2012


Prueba de fuego, Vidas reforjadas – January 23, 2012


J.R. Martinez’s New Documentary “Trial By Fire” Set to be Released this Month

Fox News Latino – January 03, 2012


‘Dancing’ Star Brings Attention to Fire Safety

The Daily Scarsdale – December 12, 2011


Trial by Fire: Film takes inspiration from burn survivors

Wilton Bulletin – September 25, 2011


Wilton filmmaker offers emotional look at burn survivors in new documentary

Stamford Advocate – September 23, 2011


J.R. Martinez, subject of Wilton documentary, to make debut on ‘Dancing with the Stars’

Wilton Villager – September 09, 2011


Documentary to tell burn survivors’ stories

The Norwalk Hour, The Stamford Hour, Weston & Westport


No Limits

Lacrosse – March 2011





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